Most brides and grooms want to stay away from the songs that are played or have been played at every other wedding. This means no Ed Sheeran’s Thinking Out Loud or John Legend’s All Of Me. Therefore, we created a list of 2017 best wedding songs that were all released in 2017!
All songs are brand new in 2017.
2017 Best Wedding Songs
Beauty and the Beast – Ariana Grande and John Legend Wow! Makes for a great first dance or special slow dance during the reception.
You’re the Ribbon in My Sky – Kmelz feat. Chelsea Clayton Great love song for first dance or slow dance during reception.
You Look Good – Lady Antebellum If you are looking for a mid-tempo country song to fill time, Lady A delivers.
Game Time feat. Sage The Gemini – Flo Rida A great grand entrance song to get things started or wedding party dance song to get dancing started.
Not All Heroes Wear Capes – Owl City A great song to celebrate your dad like the father daughter dance.
My Old Man – Zac Brown Band Makes for a great song for a son celebrating his father or in general terms can be used as a father daughter dance song too.
Love Wins – Love and Theft Perfect for many special moments of a wedding including the ceremony unity song, first dance song and cake cutting song.
I’M A Lady – Meghan Trainor A newly released song that would work well as a bouquet toss song.
Stay – Zedd & Alessia Cara Dance remixes of this song will fill the dance floor later in the evening.
How Deep Is Your Love – Pj Morton A R&B rendition of the classic Bee Gees hit song.
Crazy Crazy 4 U – Empire Cast feat. Rumer Willis A mid-tempo song that would play well as background music for special events at your wedding or recessional song.
Love – Lana Del Rey Lana produced a great, unique first dance song or song to accent a special wedding moment.
Moon River – 2Cellos Great song to be played as guests arrive at the ceremony or wedding party processional song.
Loved By You – Mali Music feat. Jazmine Sullivan If you are looking for a slow R&B groove, this is your song.
A Long And Happy Life – Delta Rae If you are looking for an uptempo first dance song, here ya go! Good for cake cutting too.
Just You and I – Tom Walker A great song not on every wedding playlist that would be great on yours.
Wonderful – Arika Kane feat. Kmelz The perfect R&B wedding song of 2017.
All I Can Think About Is You – Coldplay This song could work in many aspects of a wedding including processional, first dance, and background song.
Nothing Really Matters – Korby Lenker If you want a fun folk wedding song, this one is a hit!
I’m the One – DJ Khaled feat. Justin Bieber, Quavo, Chance the Rapper & Lil Wayne The clean version just makes you feel good if you are the one.
Bring It on Home to Me – Brent Cowles A folk remake of the Sam Cooke classic song.
Happens Like That – Granger Smith This song tells a great love story that ends in marriage. Could be a recessional song.
I Choose You (Acoustic) – Kiana Ledé A great R&B song that you could play for the ceremony unity song.
In The Air Tonight – In This Moment If you are a rocker, this remake of a Phil Collins classic may be just what you need.
Be with Me – Old Dominion A mid-tempo song but has great meaning.
Perfect – The Piano Guys Need a great instrumental background song? Can’t get any better than the Piano Guys and this Ed Sheeran rendition.
Everything Now – Arcade Fire Love Arcade Fire. Everything Now has a nice beat but not fast enough for a sure fire dance hit (pun intended).
Lost on You – LP Love this song and the unique voice. A must song to incorporate into any wedding.
Champagne – Lindsay Ell Having a toast with Champagne? This is your accent song!
Another Love Song – Ne-Yo Not your fastest dance song but has a song meaning perfect for your wedding.
Count On Me – NEEDTOBREATHE A great rock first dance song not on many wedding playlists yet.
Your Song – Rita Ora A great dance song with a love song meaning.
Woman – Kesha feat. The Dap-Kings Horns A great new bouquet toss song to celebrate Women.
I’m Feeling The Love – Will Downing Love this song if you want a R&B fist dance song that has a bit faster beat.
Walking The Wire – Imagine Dragons If you like rock music, then you must include this new Imagine Dragons song!
Brother – Kodaline A song about brother could be to celebrate your brother at your wedding.
I Will Spend My Whole Life Loving You – Imaginary Future & Kina Grannis If you like Folk music, this is a must play wedding song.
Every Kind Of Way – H.E.R. Another awesome R&B wedding love song you can play at any moment and people will dance.
Perfect – Ed Sheeran I couldn’t just leave off Ed from the list. This song is preferred over Shape of You
True Feeling – Galantis A great song later in the evening for non-stop dancing.
In Case You Didn’t Know – Brett Young Became a very popular song in 2017 but ranks as one of the great First Dance songs of 2017.
Loco Enamorado – Abraham Mateo, Farruko & Christian Daniel Our favorite Latin song that is not Despacito.
Places We’ll Go – Nate Michael Love this Folk song and can be a great song to close out the night.
My Love – Shaliek Another slow groove R&B song about love that can be a great processional song.
Hope you enjoyed our list. If you have a song from 2017 that is not on every playlist, let us know so we can add it!
Matt loves listening to any music style he can understand the words. He lives in the wedding capital of the world, Las Vegas, with his wife Sharon. Matt's other likes include craft beer, baseball, and traveling.